Tag: Weather

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Rain Brings Relief to California — and More to Come

A powerful rainstorm sweeping through Northern California brought the state’s annual precipitation closer to normal after a dry winter — and there is more of it on the way. Bay Area public radio station KQED reports that the “Pineapple Express,”

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With Summer Heat, Climate Alarmism Boils Over

As heat waves move across the U.S. from the northeast to the southwest and in much of western Europe, climate alarmists are responding predictably by blaming hot temperatures not on true meteorological causes but on the nebulous bogeyman of “climate change.”

North Korea, Hoery?ng : In this handout photo taken on September 7, 2016 and released on September 13, 2016 by UNICEF DPRK a local representative of red cross (C left) surveys the damage to houses, caused by heavy flooding of the Tumen river along the road from Musan to Yonsa in Hoery?ng, North Hamyong province. Rescue workers struggled to reach North Korea's flood-ravaged communities Tuesday as the Red Cross warned of a "major and complex diaster" which has killed scores and left tens of thousands in urgent need of help. At least 133 people have been killed and hundreds more are still missing after devastating floods hit the country's north, leaving tens of thousands homeless and destitute, with the risk of disease now looming. / AFP PHOTO / UNICEF DPRK / Murat SAHIN / - South Korea OUT / REPUBLIC OF KOREA OUT ---EDITORS NOTE--- RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO/UNICEF DPRK/MURAT SAHIN" - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS THIS PICTURE WAS MADE AVAILABLE BY A THIRD PARTY. AFP CAN NOT INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THE AUTHENTICITY, LOCATION, DATE AND CONTENT OF THIS IMAGE. THIS PHOTO IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY AFP. /

North Korea Threatens Nuclear Armageddon, Asks for Food

North Korea discovered that one of the problems with spending most of your impoverished Communist dungeon state’s GDP on military hardware is that you don’t have much left over to handle emergencies, such as a flood that leaves 100,000 people homeless.

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NBA Announces Game Cancellations Due to Storm

As the East Coast endures its first massive winter storm of the year, the NBA has canceled two Saturday games as the storm gears up to snarl the New York/Washington corridor in a storm that could dump more than two feet of snow.

Tornadoes Kill 11 in Texas

At least eleven are dead after tornadoes hit Texas near Dallas. The deadly storms left massive destruction in their wake and officials are still accessing the damage and death toll. Thousands are without power.